The Daily Photoist: How to babyproof a concrete loft
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The Daily Photoist: How to babyproof a concrete loft

Each weekday morning, we pick a recent image from the Torontoist Flickr Pool and feature it here on the site. It’s our way to give the many excellent photographers in our pool the attention they deserve!
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There’s a moment in your life when all of a sudden everyone you know is having a baby, or talking about babies, or feeling parental pressure to procreate. It seemed to be an conversation topic that fills the void left post-Christmas.
This image by Toronto photographer viaveg (Nancy) had us laughing and laughing. The incredibly cute child, the photo taken from his vantage point and the off-kilter angle shows off a perfect combination of parental wariness and baby curiosity. It also points to the challenges of being young and urban AND a parent. Baby-proofing a loft is not an easy thing when there are no doors, no carpets, and plenty of places to cause mischief.
And who doesn’t want to impress a healthy love of bubble wrap in young children? As you get older, popping those bubbles is one of the few great joys that last a lifetime.

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